Power Outage in Philadelphia, PA

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Occasional Power Outage in 19144

CLovesPhilly | September 27, 2020  

What happened? No lights, no nothing!

Cyndy in Old City | June 25, 2020  

When is the power coming back on? And what’s the problem?

Orlando Melendez | June 03, 2020  

How long is the power going to be out in 19144

Bee | April 30, 2020  

My boyfriend and I are on oxygen machines and the power went off in the middle of us using oxygen how long do you think this is a big

Kim Webb | April 09, 2020  

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Power Outage FAQs

What is Power Outage?

Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.

What Causes Power Outages?

  • Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.

What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?

  • Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
  • Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
  • Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
  • Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

City Philadelphia
County Philadelphia
State Pennsylvania (PA)
Country United States
Zip Codes 19019, 19092, 19093, 19099, 19101, 19102, 19103, 19104, 19105, 19106